Petros Tsakiridis

Assistant Professor

Scientific Field: Industrial Materials and Electron Microscopy

School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
Iroon Polytechniou 9 str., GR15773 Zografou Campus, Athens, Greece

Office 2.9, 2nd floor
+30 210 772 2171




Dr Petros Tsakiridis is Assistant Professor in “Industrial Materials and Electron Microscopy” at the Physical Metallurgy Laboratory and Instructor at “Electron Microscopy Center” of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering School of the National Technical University of Athens. He is Chemical Engineer, holding MSc on Environmental Science and PhD degree on Metallurgy. He has over 20 years of experience and extensive research background, with 79 impact factor Journal papers and about 75 papers in conferences, while he has participated in more than 20 research projects. His total citations number is over 2300 with an H-index equal to 24.

His research mainly focuses on ,industrial materials treatment and characterization, industrial alloys, advanced composite materials, structure and properties, electrochemical and corrosion phenomena, industrial wastes / by-products valorization, separation and purification of metals from primary and secondary resources and building materials.

Furthermore, he has extensive postdoctoral experience on materials characterization, using advanced techniques, such as TEM, SEM, EBSD, XRD, TG-DTA, FT-IR etc.

  1. Papamarkou, S., Christopoulos, D., Tsakiridis, P.E., Bartzas, G., Tsakalakis, K., Vitrified medical wastes bottom ash in cement clinkerization. Microstructural, hydration and leaching characteristics, cience of the Total Environment, Volume 635, 1 September 2018, Pages 705-715
  2. Karakizis P.N., Pantelis D.I., Fourlaris G., Tsakiridis P.E., Effect of SiC and TiC nanoparticle reinforcement on the microstructure, microhardness, and tensile performance of AA6082-T6 friction stir welds, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Volume 95, Issue 9-12, 1 April 2018, Pages 3823-3837
  3. Vind J., Malfliet A., Blanpain B., Tsakiridis P.E., Tkaczyk A.H., Vassiliadou V., Panias D., Rare Earth Element Phases in Bauxite Residue, Minerals, Minerals, Volume 8, Issue 2, 24 February 2018, Ar.N 77.
  4. Tsakalou C., Papamarkou S., Tsakiridis P.E., Bartzas G., Tsakalakis K., Characterization and leachability evaluation of medical wastes incineration fly and bottom ashes and their vitrification outgrowths, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2018, pp. 367-376
  5. Tsakiridis P.E., Samouhos M., Perraki M., Valorization of Dried Olive Pomace as an alternative fuel resource in cement clinkerization, Construction and Building Materials, Volume 153, October 2017, pp. 202-210
  6. Xanthopoulos P., Agatzini-Leonardou S., Oustadakis P., Tsakiridis P.E., Zinc Recovery from Purified Electric Arc Furnace Dust Leach Liquors by Chemical PrecipitationOriginal, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Volume 5, Issue 4, August 2017, Pages 3550-3559
  7. Samouhos M., Taxiarchou M., Pliatos G., Tsakiridis P.E., Pissas M., Devlin E. (2017), Controlled reduction of red mud by H2 followed by magnetic separation, Minerals Engineering, Volume 105, May 2017, pp. 36-43
  8. Sklivaniti V., Tsakiridis P.E., Katsiotis N.S., Velissariou D., Pistofidis N., Papageorgiou D., Beazi M. (2017). Valorisation of woody biomass bottom ash in Portland cement: A characterization and hydration study, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, Volume 5, Issue 1, February 2017, pp. 205–213
  9. Montenegro V., Agatzini-Leonardou S., Oustadakis P., Tsakiridis P. (2016). Hydrometallurgical Treatment of EAF Dust, by Direct Sulphuric Acid Leaching at Atmospheric Pressure, Waste and Biomass Valorization, Volume 7, Issue 6, December 2016, pp. 1531–1548
  10. Mavropoulou N., Katsiotis N., Giannakopoulos J., Koutsodontis K., Papageorgiou D., Chaniotakis E., Katsioti M., Tsakiridis P.E. (2016). Durability evaluation of cement exposed to combined action of chloride and sulphate ions at elevated temperature: The role of limestone filler, Construction and Building Materials, Volume 124, October 2016, pp. 558-565.
  11. Dimitrioglou N., Tsakiridis P.E., Katsiotis N.S., Katsiotis M.S., Perdikis P., Beazi M. (2016). Production and characterization of concrete paving blocks containing ferronickel slag as a substitute for aggregates, Waste and Biomass Valorization, Volume 7, Issue 4, August 2016, pp. 941–951.
  12. Tsakiridis P.E., Oustadakis P., Moustakas K., Agatzini S.L. (2016). Cyclones and Fabric Filters Dusts from Secondary Aluminium Flue Gases: A Characterization and leaching study, International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Volume 13, Issue 7, July 2016, pp. 1793–1802.
  13. Pilatos G., Samouhos M., Angelopoulos P., Taxiarchou M., Veziri Ch., Hutcheon R., Tsakiridis P., Kontos A.G. (2016). Carbon nanotubes growth on expanded perlite particles via CVD method: The influence of the substrate morphology, Chemical Engineering Journal, Volume 291, 1 May 2016, pp. 106-114
  14. Mystrioti C., Xanthopoulou T.D., Tsakiridis P., Papassiopi N., Xenidis A. (2016). Comparative evaluation of five plant extracts and juices for nanoiron synthesis and application for hexavalent chromium reduction, Science of The Total Environment, Volume 539, 1 January 2016, pp. 105-113
  15. Tsaimou C., Tsakiridis P.E., Oustadakis P. (2015). Analytical and Technological Evaluation of Ancient Lead Slags from Lavrion, Attica, Greece, Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, Vol. 15, No 2, 2015